Quilted Oven Mitts

| March 11, 2011

Now that she’s received these, I can share them with you!  I do apologize for the poorly contrasting background ~ I was working on a limited time schedule.  At least that’s my story. I am so thankful I have one of the most patient mothers in the world, and likely the most forgiving!  Mom’s birthday [...]

Handmade With Love ~ Daisy Apron

| November 7, 2010

My Buddy had a birthday in September [yeah, I know it's November already and I'm just getting around to sharing this with you].  She is the one I share sending blessings back and forth in what we’ve deemed as Buddy Boxes.  So, I wanted to give her something special, yet something she would use rather [...]

The Quilting Epidemic

| April 14, 2010

They warned it was highly contagious; they said it would spread like wildfire; they cautioned about the dreams and the nightmares; and, they advised me of all the fun I would have.  They were right.  It’s become so contagious, I can’t look at or think about anything without trying to figure out how to incorporate [...]

The First of Many…

| February 25, 2010

You’ve heard mention my new hobby of quilting now a couple of times.  So, I thought I’d give you a peek at my first-ever attempt of a quilt block.  I think I’ve figured out that if anything will provide a means of practicing sewing skills, it’s quilting. The background is a rich chocolate color, the [...]

They’re Done, Hung and…um…Charismatic

| February 23, 2010

Almost two years in the making, and the master bedroom curtains are finally done and hung.  They’re certainly full of country charm.  They display a certain amount of, shall we say, character.  Yes.  That sounds good ~ better than they’re full of oops and uh-ohs! I’ve never claimed to be a seamstress.  Shaw!  I’ve never [...]